Chicken Soup for the Sick Soul.

By far, the best soup I have ever made. It probably tastes very good because I am sick, but boy, does it feel wonders in my mouth. As I inhale the hot steam from the soup, it gives my nose such pleasure on being able to breathe once again. I can’t wait to feed Oliver…

Milkie Struggle Is Real.

It’s been an emotional rollercoaster ride lately, especially when I have been struggling with breastmilk production. I didn’t think it would come to the day where it would drastically decrease. I was trying to figure out the reasons why it was happening. My food has been the same except I have been eating more to…

A Minute for Mommy_Strength

I want to start off with this: “Be encouraged, you are not alone. God is there beside you and will help you along the way. Reach out to him. Pray to God each morning when you wake up. Ask him to be your caffeine. He will lift you up when you are down. He will…

Prayer for Oliver_Sickness & Physical Harm

Heavenly Father, You alone hung the stars in the sky and put the planets into place. You made the beautiful, perfect world appear; but sadly, we brought sin into this world. Disease and pain are present all around us, but Your Son took all of that away when He died on the cross for our…

Final Thoughts Before Meeting Oliver.

I am at 41 Weeks and 6 Days tomorrow and we will finally meet our Prince Oliver. I have been blessed with such a great pregnancy and hopefully, a smooth sailing labor and safe delivery, especially with a healthy baby boy. Here I am watching his DVD from the ultrasound we did when he was…

Prayer for Oliver_Faithfulness

Dear Lord, In the book of Revelation, John wrote that You are the Faithful Witness. He saw heaven open and there before him was a white horse, whose rider is called Faithful and True. With justice, You will judge and wage war on those who do not believe. There will come a time soon when…

Prayer for Oliver_Peace

Lord, You are our Father. No one can ever replace You, not even our earthly fathers or mothers. You hold us in the palm of Your hand each night when we sleep. You are always there for us and You promise us a peace that surpasses all understanding if we give our hearts to You…

Prayer for Oliver_Trials & Adversity

Dear Almighty God,  You are the Breath of Life and the bright Morning Star. I lift my hands to You, the Most High King. You said to consider it pure joy, whenever we face trials of any kind, because the testing of our faith produces perseverance. Let my child persevere and finish Your work, so…

Prayer for Oliver_Passion to Know God

Dear Heavenly Father, You are the God of Eternity, the Alpha and the Omega, the One who is, the One who was, and the One who is to come. You are the Almighty, and I praise Your righteous name. Your Word says that he who has My commandments and keeps them is the one who…

Prayer for Oliver_Truth

Dear Lord, You are the faithful witness, You are the ruler of the kings of the earth, and You are truth. You are the way and the truth and the life; and no one comes to the Father, except through You. Lord, help my baby growing inside of me to do whatever is true, whatever…

Prayer for Oliver_Love

Dear Heavenly Father, You are Love. You sent Your Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish, but have eternal life. Your greatest commandment given to us was to love You with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength. And the second commandment is like…